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September 11, 2014

It was the Greek philosopher Plato who discovered that you can mix two different paint colors together to produce a third color

September 2, 2014

In 1940 Canadian Norman Breakey invented the first paint roller. He didn’t profit from it because he never patented it. During World War II, an inventor working for Sherwin-Williams also created a roller brush because the hogs’ hair used for paintbrushes was unavailab...

August 28, 2014

  There tend to be more shades of green than any other in commercially available paint colors because the human eye can distinguish more variations of green than of any other color.

August 24, 2014

The first painters’ union was formed in London in 1502 and was called the Worshipful Company of Painters-Stainers

August 21, 2014

 House painters and artists alike were once expected to grind their own pigments with a mortar and pestle, which may be why there was a time when only well off people in the US would have had a painted house.

August 18, 2014

About 10% of ALL paint we buy in the US is eventually thrown out, and the majority of that is paint bought for residential projects. That’s more than 60,000,000 gallons down the drain!

August 16, 2014

The oldest house paint was made of lime mixed with milk and sometimes natural pigments. King Tut’s tomb was painted with milk paint! Even the White House was originally painted with a lime-based whitewash.

 

 

August 15, 2014

Paintable textured wallpaper a thick wallpaper that you hang like wallpaper, paint on a coat of primer and then paint it in your desired color.  Paintable wallpaper comes in a variety of unique thick textures and patterns and once primed, you can give it virtually any...

August 9, 2014

We will be running this angie's list BIG DEAL, equivalent to a groupon special. Would you buy Paint a room for $99 online if given the chance? We're going to give it a try to open up to more clients!

August 7, 2014

Stay tuned in, We are going to experiment in a new market and offer a big deal coupon on angie's list to expand the customers we reach. The only question is, will this be a flip or a flop for a local painting company?!

 

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